HIV-Target Cell Response in Women Initiating Various Contraceptive Methods in High HIV-Incidence Areas
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, through a grant from McMagee-Women’s Research Institute and Foundation, University of Pittsburg
ZIM CHIC aims to quantify immune cells and HIV-tropic cell receptors in the lower genital tract of women, and to detect immunological and microbiological changes occurring with the use of contraceptives that may alter susceptibility to HIV.
Years: 2014 – present
Felix Mhlanga, MBChB, MMed
Z.M. Chirenje, MD, FRCOG
Location: Spilhaus CRS